A Simple Accelerated Strength Test for Portland Cements

    Volume 3, Issue 4 (July 1975)

    ISSN: 0090-3973

    CODEN: JTEOAD

    Page Count: 2


    Halsted, LE
    Director of researchMember of ASTM, Ash Grove Cement Co., Kansas City, Kansas

    Abstract

    A simple accelerated test for measuring the strengths of portland cements is presented. The test uses 2-in. (50-mm) mortar cubes, cured in a standard cement testing autoclave. With this method it is possible to accurately predict the 28-day cube strengths in two days.


    Paper ID: JTE10654J

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE10654J

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    Title A Simple Accelerated Strength Test for Portland Cements
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